Articles on Child Creativity

Make your child more creative for life.

Every child has creative ability just waiting to be tapped. And the right educational toys can bring it out.

At The Creativity Institute, we handpick each educational toy, every creative plaything, each piece of furniture and every toy musical instrument based on its potential for developing vital creative resources in your child.

Pages and Pages on Child Creativity


 

 CHILD DEVELOPMENT

 

Child Development in 5-Year-Olds

Child Development in 6 through 8 Year Olds

Museums & Learning: A Guide for Family Visits

Creativity for Success

Encouraging Creativity in Early Childhood Classrooms

Teaching Young Gifted Children in the Regular Classroom

Teaching Creative Writing in the Elementary School

Old-fashioned Ways to Inspire Children

10 Ways To Boost Your Creativity

Awaken the Creative Genius Within

Creativity and Broken Eggs

Homeschool Child Creativity

What are They Learning? Seeing the concepts and skills children can learn through play

Helping Adolescents Adjust to Giftedness

Enriching Children's Out-of-School Time

Integrating the Arts into the Curriculum for Gifted Students

Fostering Academic Creativity in Gifted Students

PLAYING

Child Creativity and Play

 

Creative Activites with your Children

Play Activities For Children Birth To Nine Years
 
Is Your Child Capable of Composing Music?

Introducing Children to Music - Strategies For Success

The Case Against Traditional Piano Lessons

Learn Piano the Easy Way!
Learning the Piano and Playing the Piano

Piano Tips

How to Be Creative at the Piano

 

STORIES
Child Creativity and Stories
Storytelling: Its Wide-Ranging Impact in the Classroom

 

From Children's Stories to Study Skills: Help Your Children Succeed in School

From Words to Stories - Introducing Children to Creative Writing

Buckaroo Bunny's Tips for Reading Books with Children

If You'd Like to Know Why Reading Matters

The Treasure of Reading to Children

 

DRAMA

Dramatic Activities in Language Arts Classrooms

Finger Plays and Action Verses for Children
Child Creativity and Drama

 

Using Drama and Theatre To Promote Literacy Development: Some Basic Classroom Applications


PUPPETS

Puppet Theater Script Ideas

Tips for Staging a More Professional Puppet Show

Child Creativity and Puppets

Finding Scripts to Stage Your Own Puppet Shows

Tips for Staging a More Professional Puppet Show

Puppets Help Children to Reveal their Deepest Feelings

Puppets - Adding Humor And Laughter To Your Life

Puppets in Education

TOYS

Child Creativity and Toys
Educational Baby Toys are Lots of Fun

Educational Toys for Toddlers

Educational Toys for Preschoolers

Educational Toys for Early School Age Children

Educational Toys for Older School Age Children

Educational Toys for Children with ADHD

Blocks: Great Toys for All Ages

His Toy, Her Toy

Doing Science with Your Children

What Toys Did Cavemen Kid Play With?

Ten Things You Should Know Before you Buy Educational Toys

How To Buy Infants' Best Educational Toys

Choosing Age Appropriate Educational Toys for Babies